Precious Mensah, the 2019 winner of Atinka TV’s plus size women reality show ‘Di-Asa’ in Ghana has been denied entry into a plane to Dubai.
Source reported that Preicious Mensah, popularly known as PM has allegedly been kicked out of Emirates Airlines’ plane to Dubai due to her big size
Newsflash247 gathered that the Popular Ghanaian reality show star,
PM was not allowed on the plane because of her size.
Newsflash247 gathered that PM had already checked in her luggage at the airport but was prevented from boarding the flight due to her big size.
This is because her body size is bigger than a single seat on Emirates Airlines’ flight, it has been claimed.
She was the biggest plus-sized among all the 47 women that were hosted into the ‘DI ASA house for three months. She went home with a brand new Hundai Elantra.
Precious alongside two runners-up, Maafia and Gaza, as a price for coming on top during the competition, were given a sponsored trip to Dubai.
The runners-up, however, were able to get on the flight.
The Di Asa team, is supposedly planning on resolving the issue by Friday, November 22.
Newsflash247 gathered that Precious Mensah was first time travelling on a plane and she had so many expectations and plans including a pre-Christmas shopping and a tour of some interesting places she’s heard of. In fact, it was a dream come true seeing herself onboard a plane to the city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene – Dubai.
In her last interview with Atinka TV – a television station, Ghana operated by Atinka Media Village, organisers of the Di Asa dance reality TV show, – Precious Mensah, winner of the 2019 edition of the contest had high anticipations.
She just couldn’t wait to fly although the mention of ‘turbulence’ seemed to have sent shivers through her spine.
“I’ve heard of the tallest building and an exceptional fountain. I want to see and learn about them. I also want to go and study the culture of Dubai and a host of others,” an elated Precious Mensah, popularly known as Precious Mensah said.
But it does appear her elation was truncated as reports suggest she was kicked off Emirates Airlines’ plane to Dubai because of her size.
Precious Mensah alongside two runner-ups, Maafia and Gaza had a package of making a sponsored trip to Dubai as part of the prize for emerging as winners of the 2019 contest but she “was disallowed to be onboard all because her body size was bigger than a single seat in Emirates Airlines’ flight,”.
The biggest among the 47 contestants won the hearts of many after a gruelling four rounds of different genre of dances at the grand finale held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the Fantasy Dome.
For being the ultimate winner, she walked home with a brand-new saloon car, while the first runner-up received ‘Abossey Okai Macho’, with the third claiming ‘Aboboyaa’.
Precious Mensah’s award was presented to her by the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Ms Cynthia Morrison and the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Barbara Oteng-Gyasi.
Aside receiving a cash prize of GHC2,500, Precious Mensah received $500 from the two ministers for shopping when she travels to Dubai as part of the winning package.